UK Low Cost Gyms - Market headroom forecasts increased

Low cost gyms as a category winner

The health and fitness sector, an established, long-standing market that has doubled in size since the 2000s, is currently worth around £5bn and has been growing in the region of 4% a year over the last five years.

In a market that has seen significant innovation as operators have invested in their propositions and new formats have emerged, our report shows that low cost gyms have emerged as a clear category winner, increasing their market share from around 3% in 2012 to 12% today (in revenue terms) and that they still have scope to grow further. 

For a more detailed analysis on our latest assessment of the market headroom for low cost gyms in the UK, download our report below. 

 UK low cost gyms site evolution, 2011–2018

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